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Alpine Gear

June 22nd, 2007 · No Comments

Here is a list of gear taken to Arolla: 50 litre rucksac 50 m rope (9.1mm, dry treated, dynamic – obviously) 4 season boots and crampons ice axe climbing helmet climbing harness layered clothing system gaiters warm hat, neck guard / buff Gortex outer gloves and liner gloves waterproof jacket and overtrousers We, like the […]

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Tags: Arolla · Chamonix · Gear

Wildthings Icesac with bullet pocket

April 22nd, 2007 · No Comments

I was pleased with my new Wildthings climbing pack when trying it out for the first time in North Wales. Particularly satisfying is the ingenious new configuration for securely carrying ice tools that protects the pick and the large front zipped pocket. Designed for climbers by climbers and hand made in New Hampshire this sack […]

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Tags: Gear